Entries tagged with “Children”

Teaching a Boy to Meditate Underwater

Relax, and bring your attention to your breath. If you are like many, this is a natural call to meditation and peace. But for others — especially young men — the call to meditation…

The Art of Being Your Child’s First Teacher

Encourage your child to have a growth mindset.

The Commons: Stepping into My Brother’s Shoes

Field notes on the making of a hero

The Gift of Mistakes

Yes, it is true, we make mistakes. I have made plenty and as my husband often reminds me—it’s alright! In fact, he says I'll probably and we'll probably keep making mistakes. It is…

The Heart of Money: Wrestling with a Question of Inheritance

Let your values influence how your spend your money

The Holy Family

The holy-days are a special time for children (and adults), in part because of the promise of toys, but also in part because of the rituals we participate in at this time of year—s…

The Nature Principle

The Nature Principle: Human Restoration and the End of Nature-Deficit Disorderby Richard LouvThe release of Richard Louv’s previous book, Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Childr…

The Science Of Touch

Scientists now know the mechanism behind the sensation of touch.

Toolbox: Child-like Play

When was the last time you did something because it was fun? It may be time to embrace your inner child.

Trust the Pace of Your Child's Learning

“What if we just dropped our expectations and provided them with space, time, and resources and let them develop on their own time and in their own way?”

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What I Want for My Grandchildren

I received an interesting questionnaire while I was away in India. I’m sharing my responses with you here as an invitation for you to share your own with us as well. The questionna…

What Is Holistic Parenting?

Holistic parenting is a way to approach parenting that involves assessing how all our choices are interconnected.

What to Tell Your Kids about Intuition, Intention, and Psychic Abilities

As a research scientist and former president of the Institute of Noetic Sciences, Marilyn Schlitz, PhD, has studied intuition, intention, and the possibility of psychic abilities f…

Why Our Birth Matters

Showing that our earliest moments in life matter―and that we can access those memories to heal ourselves as adults―has made Barbara Findeisen a pioneer in the field of perinatal an…

Yoginos

Yoga for Youth Elizabeth Reese, Ph.D. This trilingual (English, Spanish, and Sanskrit) interdisciplinary yoga-for-kids program combines music, games, original art, and stories wi…